2014 National Leadership & Education Conference



Welcome to the 2014 National Leadership and Education Conference Resource Center




Thank you for accessing the Conference Resource Center.  "Equity: Moving Beyond Diversity" brought together over 300 of the nation's most influential and progressive health care leaders for two days of education, discussion and networking.  In an effort to continue this conversation, the speakers' presentation materials and additional resources will be posted here for your use.  Check back frequently for updates and additions to these materials.


Click here to access the 2014 program and schedule.

Click here to access the official brochure, complete with speaker biographies.


Click here to download the latest edition of "Diversity and Disparities: A Benchmark Study of U.S. Hospitals".

Click here to access photos from the 2014 National Conference.



This video, commemorating 20 years of leadership by the Institute's Board Chairs, was shown at the conference's special recognition dinner on June 12, 2014.


For your convenience, selected copies of Powerpoint presentations for the Breakout Sessions and the Plenary Sessions are listed below. All speakers should be given credit when citing presentations.

Concurrent Breakout Session Presentations

Plenary Sessions

Fact Sheets


Additional Resources:


The July 2014 edition of Bridges, the Institute's quarterly newsletter, features an extensive overview of "Equity: Moving Beyond Diversity", with exclusive conference photos.  To download this newsletter, click here.

George Halvorson's book "Ending Racial, Ethnic, and Cultural Disparities in American Health Care" is available for purchase at Amazon.  For more information, please click here.



Check back often for updates and additions!


For more information about the 2014 National Conference, please contact Jetaun Mallett at 312-422-2692 or at jmallett@aha.org.


Updated: July 22, 2014